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SharePoint 2010 Meeting Workspace Permission Denied

Well, I have just created a Basic Meeting Workspace and have attached a recurrent meeting. Once I've entered the site, sometimes (it's a random behavior 3/4 or 1/2 of the times) it just goes blank ...
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Page viewer webpart (set to network folder) works in ie11…but not ie9

I have configured a pvwp to point to a network folder on my app sever. Any user running ie 11 who opens the page containing the webpart can see the contents of the shared folder. Any user running ie ...
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webservice call returns 403 Access Denied on an external sharepoint server 2010

I am getting the "Request failed with HTTP status 403:Access Denied" error on calling any SharePoint web-service on a SharePoint server 2010. This is an external server and not in my VPN. This server ...
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Bootstrap in HTML Web Part

I got HTML/CSS from our Designer to implement on a Sharepoint 2010 page. This page is using bootstrap. I implemented it with HTML Web Part and also tried to split the web page layout and work ...
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Exclude Metadada of PDF Files From Crawling

I need to know if it is possible to exclude PDF files from being crawled. I've found this link that suggests exclusion rule like so: http://www.contoso.com/*.pdf It worked. Search results ...
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One PDF document, Many signatures

I need to pass along a PDF to many people for signature. How can I do this? The hangup is uploading the changed (recently signed) document so it can go to the next person.
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Async Refresh LVWP on load with HTML Form Param

I have a List View WebPart that I need to asynchronously take a parameter from an HTML form WebPart and update the LVWP. I have some odd behavior happen when I attempt this. I have Async Load, Update, ...
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SharePoint cascading drop down on visual web part using client side code

Hi I am working with cascading drop down in a visual web part. I am able to complete this functionality using c# but I want to implement this functionality using JavaScript jquery basically I want to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SPListItem.Tasks returns threw an exception of type 'System.ArgumentException'. What could be the cause?

I am going through a list item and getting each item, then get each workflow task for that item. I am able to retrieve the tasks for some items but not others. One difference I am able to find ...
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Show the content type on view item

I have a list containing different content types. When I edit an item on the list, I get a dropdown listing all those content types so I can switch it if needed. Is it possible to have the content ...
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SharePoint visual webparts for NewForm with client side coding

I need to use visual web parts to create a new item form for a list. I know I can do this by using SSOM.. But I want to reduce the load on the server Can I use CSOM?.. Or is CSOM mainly for sandbox ...
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Using list items to create sites programatically

I am looking to programatically create sites based on items in a SharePoint list. The list has 4 columns, Name, Email, ManagerName, ManagerEmail. The aim is to use PowerShell to create a foreach ...
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SharePoint 2010 Adding Users to Group “Access Denied”

When trying to add users to a group in a particular web application, users are receiving "Access Denied", even when they should have permission to do so. While investigating, I found that am able to ...
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Update list item with managed metadata field returns The security validation for this page is invalid

Using SharePoint 2010 Server I'm attempting to programtically update a managed metadata field in a document library. I'm able to do it without issue on all other non-managed metadata fields. When I ...
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SharePoint workflow shows Rejected after 1 user removed from workflow

I have a document approval workflow where I added 2 users. One of the users was added using a wrong account. I was not allowed to edit the task and redirect to the correct account, so the only option ...
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Foundation 2010 workflow not starting automatically(not a system account)

Does anyone have any suggestions how to fix a workflow would not be starting automatically? This is NOT a system account (just a regular user with contribute permissions to list). This is a ...
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Sharepoint Document ID in PDF Document Properties

I am trying to automatically add the SharePoint Document ID and version value to the Document Properties Custom tab. I am currently manually entering it and would like it added automatically when i ...
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How to get readable name of List in SP 2010 using REST API

/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/ gives collection of ugly names. I have found some articles about the way SP creates those ones. But are there any rules to make inverse thing - from internal list name e.g. ...
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Recreate web.config for Central Administration

I was experimenting with SharePoint 2010 in a VM. After trying my hand with custom app development, I decided I wanted to free up the space used by Visual Studio and so I uninstalled it. After I ...
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SharePoint site CSS only viewable on localhost

I have 3 web applications on a farm, 2 of them are working fine, but the other is not loading the CSS when I navigate to it using it's URL, it is loading it when I navigate to it through localhost ...
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Custom field not displayed by content query on multiple lists

Here's the scenario: I have a bunch of lists on my site with similar columns, and I want to make some sort of a dashboard view that will aggregate all the items in these lists. I thought that a ...
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Issue Management Advice for SharePoint Beginner-Archiving updates?

I've been tasked with creating a SharePoint site to manage issues. I'm imagining a list and view where I'll be able to create an "issue" and monitor progress resolving that issue via status updates ...
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People Search result scoping

I have a server farm for three organisations (unfortunately they are all sharing the same user profile service app). There are three web apps with site collections (one web app with a site coll per ...
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News Section in sharepoint 2010

I need to create a News section in my website home page (image, title, link for details page, summery). My questions are : What can I use for News section (lists or library) to create it? How can I ...
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Queries to non-FAST search.asmx 2010 are failing when response size hist 100KB

Queries against search.asmx (not FAST) are failing with ERR_CONNECTION_RESET if the response size is over 100KB. I've never heard of an IIS response size limit, so I'm assuming this is SharePoint ...
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Is there a threshold when emailing a group via workflow?

I created 2 groups in SharePoint 2010. One has approximately 20 users and the other has 1600 users. I created a workflow that uses Group 1 (20 users) in the BCC field to send an email to this group. ...
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SPD 2010 workflow email based on value

I have a list that tracks the number of devices based on status by using a lookup "count" column. To this end, I know how many units I have left in inventory by the number of units with the ...
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There is not enough space on http://myCompany.com. You need an additional 13,4 GB to copy these files

I am using sp 2010 and try to copy a lot of files to a document library by the file explorer. I got this error: There is not enough space on http://myCompany.com. You need an additional 13,4 GB to ...
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Designer 2010 Workflow does not overwrite old version when published

Whenever I publish a workflow from the Designer, the workflow will create a new workflow instead of updating the old one. For example: Workflow A is published as a list workflow and can be manually ...
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Workflow becomes completed without doing its action

Here's the scenario that that I need to do: user will upload file in the doc library. after 10 days, the file regardless if it is modified or not, will be transferred to another document library. ...
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Calculated column that updates daily

Is there a way to make a column in a list that updates daily with the current date? If not what's the best way to do this? I was thinking of using the 'Lookup' field to link to the calendar that's on ...
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SharePoint2010 Using XmlWebPart to display https source

I am trying to consume a webservice, that has been changed from http to https. Until now a basic XmlWebPart (with customized XSL, CSS and JS) with the XMLLink attribute set to http://service was ...
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Connect to Report Server from SharePoint 2010 in Native Mode

I have a SharePoint 2010 installation in Native mode. As per company rules, I cannot have Integrated mode for this solution. I need to connect to a report server containing SSRS reports so that I can ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Versioning limits are not working for minor versions

I have set 3 minor and 3 major versions to be stored. Major versions work as expected. Oldest is deleted after the 3rd version. However minor versions are kept even when I save the 15th minor version. ...
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Sum of totals of Daily Unique Visitors of sites not equal to total of Daily Unique Visitors of site collection

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. The root site of a site collection has two subsites. I looked at the Web Analytics summaries of the site collection, its root ...
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Show default.aspx page contact and last modified time information

I provisioned a non publishing custom site. The home page is default.aspx which resides in all files and can be viewed from designer. I want to get the value of this page contact and last modified ...
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Term Store inaccessible. Gets error

I'm not able to access the term store from Site Actions --> Site setting --> Term Store Management. Below is the error that I receive: The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not ...
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InfoPath - Save different views to different libraries

I have a form with two views: Ticket, with some textboxes and Ticket Document, with some textboxes and a file upload. Each view must be saved to a different document library (with the same names) and ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP.UI.RTE IndexSizeError: Failed to execute 'setStart' on 'Range'

Using Chrome, editing page layouts that contain HTML edit fields will not save any changes made via the edit page view. Hitting save just goes back to the page without the recent edits. The error we ...
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XSL for CQWP to display Link List items

I am attempting to use the following solution from Marc D Anderson's blog to display LinkList data in a Content Query Web Part: ...
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Access parent site list data via LINQ from subsite

I have an SP 2010 web part that access list data using LINQ. The data and the web part currently live on the top-level site. Would I be able to easily access that data in a different web part from a ...
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SharePoint 2010: Application Pages Throwing Error

I am facing very strange issue. I have created a site template from a site which has simply Wiki Pages, Lists and Libraries. Lists are using some Content Types which already exist in parent site. I ...
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SPListItemCollection Export To Excel timer job

I have a timer job that queries specific SPListItemCollection and transform it to DataTable. I want to export this DataTable to an excel file that will be saved to a specific location (ftp) how ...
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Public-facing on-premises SharePoint with NTLM authentication

I've been searching for authentication best practices for public-facing SharePoint site but I didn't find any useful resources on the issue that is troubling me. Assume I set up a web application ...
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how to reload the same web part after insert

I used !IsPostBack in Page_Load function. protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { if (!IsPostBack) { }} In my Page_Load function have lot of controls like ...
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stop SharePoint 2010 form from asking for user credentials

I made a SharePoint 2010 InfoPath form that access the user profile service to find contact information on a user in the domain. Everything is working fine, except when I choose a random employee and ...
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Dropdown menu item values causing issues, bug or limitation?

Today I start by asking if anyone would know reason behind my problem. What I'm trying to achieve is simple dropdown column that would be populated with the following values that are "long" but do not ...
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does renaming column values in an issues log mess up the current values?

I have a issues log in Sharepoint 2010 and have been asked if the "priority "column values are changed from the original values (currently they are named “Low”, “Medium”, “High”) to new values, will ...
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Open a link of Excel with the dialog popup window in quick launch SharePoint 2010

I have a Excel document in the Library SharePoint 2010. And I set "Open in the client application" in Library setting. Every time I open this document, there is a popup window with a question "How ...
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Use both claims and classic authentication in the same web application SharePoint 2010

We have a webapplication that uses claims authentication. We want to alternate between claims and classic authentication, depending on the user location, Ip, gps coordnates, etc. Is it possible to ...